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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.